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Best Albums of 1973

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1973 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 18,000 greatest album charts.

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1973 year summaryThe best artists of 1973 were Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Stevie Wonder, Genesis, Elton John, The Stooges, Paul McCartney & Wings, Bruce Springsteen and David Bowie.
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The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:2,124 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:121,307
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (2,394 votes)
Comments: 285 comments
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Houses Of The HolyUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1973Appears in:583 charts
Rank in 1973:2Rank Score:17,887
Rank in 1970s25Overall Rank:89
Average Rating:  84/100 (908 votes)
Comments: 49 comments
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QuadropheniaUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1973Appears in:434 charts
Rank in 1973:3Rank Score:14,565
Rank in 1970s30Overall Rank:112
Average Rating:  84/100 (617 votes)
Comments: 58 comments
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InnervisionsUnited States Stevie Wonder
Year of Release:1973Appears in:445 charts
Rank in 1973:4Rank Score:12,282
Rank in 1970s33Overall Rank:133
Average Rating:  84/100 (545 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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Selling England By The PoundUnited Kingdom Genesis
Year of Release:1973Appears in:357 charts
Rank in 1973:5Rank Score:11,744
Rank in 1970s38Overall Rank:144
Average Rating:  82/100 (461 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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Goodbye Yellow Brick RoadUnited Kingdom Elton John
Year of Release:1973Appears in:403 charts
Rank in 1973:6Rank Score:9,077
Rank in 1970s50Overall Rank:193
Average Rating:  80/100 (491 votes)
Comments: 43 comments
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Raw PowerUnited States The Stooges
Year of Release:1973Appears in:362 charts
Rank in 1973:7Rank Score:8,703
Rank in 1970s52Overall Rank:202
Average Rating:  82/100 (462 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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Band On The RunUnited Kingdom Paul McCartney & Wings
Year of Release:1973Appears in:290 charts
Rank in 1973:8Rank Score:6,014
Rank in 1970s78Overall Rank:286
Average Rating:  81/100 (383 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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Aladdin SaneUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1973Appears in:259 charts
Rank in 1973:9Rank Score:4,999
Rank in 1970s95Overall Rank:338
Average Rating:  82/100 (456 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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(pronounced 'lĕh-'nérd 'skin-'nérd)United States Lynyrd Skynyrd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:219 charts
Rank in 1973:10Rank Score:4,509
Rank in 1970s100Overall Rank:377
Average Rating:  80/100 (256 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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Best Albums of 1973 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 1%
R. Stevie Moore 4 1%
Pharoah Sanders 3 1%
The Wailers 3 1%
The Temptations 3 1%
David Bowie 3 1%
Bob Dylan 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 235 41%
United Kingdom 154 27%
Germany 25 4%
Brazil 24 4%
Italy 21 4%
Mixed Nationality 19 3%
Jamaica 9 2%
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